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Two couples, friends for a long time, decide to go away together. Things soon take a turn for the worse when Linda and Jeff spend far too much time together instead of with their respective spouses, Paul and Stella. Written by Rob Hartill

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Highly underrated...
20 March 2012 | by (Monaco) – See all my reviews

I found this movie to be believable, well scripted and entertaining, something that usually happens when films are based on a true story, and this one is. I would like to point out that Virginia Madsen's performance was excellent, she really shines in her role. I disagree with the notion some have advanced that Thomas was boring, I think he played the part exactly as it should be. If anybody, I found Ted McGinley not to be up to par with the others.

All in all a good movie, again goes to prove that nowadays, some movies made for TV can be much better that "real" films with much higher budgets.


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